ABC reporter and CultMarx enforcer Tom Llamas tries to rectify Trump's vocabulary.
Llamas: "Are you aware that the term "anchor baby," that's an offensive term. People find that hurtful ..."What people? Freshmen residency assistants at liberal-arts colleges? Luis Gutiérrez?
Trump: "You mean it's not politically correct and yet everybody uses it? Say, y'know what ..."I actually did look it up at Dictionary.com. It's not there. I went to my trusty Webster's Third, 1993 edition: nope, nothing between "anchor ax" and "anchor ball". The OED? Strike three.
Llamas: "Look it up in the dictionary. It's offensive."
This guy's a professional journalist?
Trump: "Give me a different term, give me a different term. What else would you like to say?"Trade in four syllables for seventeen?
Llamas: "'The American-born child of an undocumented immigrant'."
Trump: "You want me to use that? OK. No, I'll use the word 'anchor baby'."Trump's had enough of the nonsense. He elbows aside this metrosexual twerp and proceeds on his way.
Llamas: "Why ... I'm saying ..."
Trump: "Excuse me."You have to see both speakers, both sides of the exchange for full effect: the CultMarx enforcer, and the Donald. Each is an 18-second clip; spare the time.
Llamas: "Why d'you have to use that phrase?"
Trump: "I'll use the word 'anchor baby'."